“Let me be represented as one who trusts his senses, who thinks he knows the things he sees and feels, and entertains no doubts of their existence.” -- Bishop Berkeley
This is a non-human example of reciprocal altruism.
I see you're getting economism down!By the way, Ryan, did you see I revised my estimate of Rowe's model after his comments here? I was misled by his descriptions of the model.
I am firmly against model blindness. I just don't see how this should change the priors of modern people who believe that nature is very violent, typically.I feel like I have little to add with respect to the argument across the blogs in general, which is why for the most part I kept my head down...
"the priors" -- a few more years of education, Ryan, and you will achieve complete incomprehensibility to all but 100 other people!